Skip to main content

About your Search

20130801
20130831
SPONSOR
STATION
KGO (ABC) 40
KRON (MyNetworkTV) 31
KPIX (CBS) 24
ALJAZAM 20
WUSA (CBS) 10
KOFY 8
WMAR (ABC) 8
KNTV (NBC) 7
KTVU (FOX) 7
KICU 5
WJZ (CBS) 5
CSPAN2 3
KBCW (CW) 3
MSNBCW 3
( more )
LANGUAGE
English 196
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 197 (some duplicates have been removed)
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 11:00am EDT
york and detroit have walked off the job and workers also in if chicago. we have one woman's struggle to get by. >> reporter: the squeeze of living paycheck to paycheck is all too real for nancy and her two kids coming home to a camped one bedroom apartment. >> we leap here. >> there is no room in her budget for more space, and staying ahead of the bills is impossible. for ten years she has worked at mcdonald's never making more than minimum wage which here in illinois is $825 an hour. >> i get last notice where i'm going get disconnected and i have to pay a portion of it so i have to come up with the money. he's living conditions are why why salgado and others have sustaining a stand for higher wages and respect on the job. the movement has asked for it to be moved up to $15. >> if these people earned $15 they could give back to the economy and they wouldn't have to depender on the government for food stamps. >> reporter: a substantially higher minimum wage may not be a win fall. at $15, they may be much more selective about who they hire. alan anderson teaches economics at the unive
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 1:00pm EDT
outside of detroit. i'm richelle carey, some citizens in pakistan risk their lives pressing for reform. and you can always go to our website, aljazeera.com, for the latest. do keep it here. have a great day. ♪
Al Jazeera America
Aug 21, 2013 4:00pm EDT
. >>> in baseball detroit manager jim leyland said miguel cabrera suffered some lower body injury in the loss to the twins. no word if he'll play tonight as he chase as second straight triple crown. >>> and the best little league baseball team in the world. we'll have that and much more coming up in sports in 20 minutes. occupied-- >> al jazeera america. is did. >> this is the hundred page document we call obamacare. and my staff has read the entire thing. can congress say the same? >> "real money with ali velshi" tonight on al jazeera america. >> welcome back, this is a look at the top stories on al jazeera. recapping now the united nations security council is holding an emergency meeting sawing saying hundreds of people attacked the european union have expressed grave concern about the reports of the use of chemical weapons in syria. they will insure an investigation. >> a former egyptian president has anhosni mubarak will be reld from house arrest. the prosecutors say the constitution prevents them from appealing the ruling. we're learning new activities from the nsa. today we lea
Al Jazeera America
Aug 22, 2013 7:00am EDT
detroit on a warm and beautiful summer day, for the sun seekers here, the biting chill of a michigan winter seems very far away. but in the warehouse about two miles from the city's center, that's exactly what they're focused on, nine seamstresses working eight hours a day to turn out winter coats for particularly vulnerable population, the homeless. >> this is the empowerment plan. it is a non-profit that employs women who have been homeless or living in women's shelters. their job here is to sew winter coats that are given to the city's dispossessed and destitute. it's founder is 24-year-old veronica scott. the idea grew out of a design class project. >> we were given an assignment to design to fulfill needs. this coat came out of that. it came out of that class project. >> her research took her to the city's homeless shelters. he she tried to figure out what people on the street really need to survive. she concluded that some kind of heavy duty garment to protect them from the elements was what they could use the most. she eventually came up with a hand sewn prototype. >> the reac
Al Jazeera America
Aug 30, 2013 11:00pm EDT
a sore abdoman. they took control of the game. detroit led 7-2 and the game was called in 27th innincalled in 7o rain. now to tennis and after seven-plus tours on tour. he heard criticism for his inability to win the big one. something put to rest by winning the gold medal at the london olympics and the london title a u few weeks a go and become the first brit to win that championship in 77 years. and that the years *urs open the defending champ is seated third. both players born on the same day. he's a huge hit an forced him to run all over the court to return those powerful ground strokes. that's an area which murray kpeld and that's what he did in this match winning the last five games in a row and a 7-5, 6-1, 3-6, 6 -1 victory. >> it's very difficult for wimbledon for example an it's something that u you need to enjoy. there's always noise during the points. you hear words at wome at womene quiet. >> the placing 87 ranked of germany and the number one player in the world placed two set points early in the second round match but saved both of them and then needed less than a
Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm EDT
. >>> detroit's animal control officials are denying the claim that 50,000 stray dogs are roaming the streets of the abandoned city. it's the direct result of the city's economic woes as job losses in detroit grow thousands of dogs and other pets were abandoned. >> in 2012 there were 903 bites to humans in the city of detroit. there are 50 calls a day, by citizens asking for relief from the dogs, from the pit bulls that are chasing them, and endangering their children and four is the number of officers i have to cover that. >> that's not your dog? see how this dog looks? this dog is not taken care of. you can tell this dog has been out, he's got fleas all over him he's not groomed well and we pick up dogs like this off the street all the time. when you have an economic decline of a city in an urban area, there are things that are going to suffer. >> there is more coming up on al jazeera. shakespeare never heard about hip hop but hip hop knows all the the bend. coming up next here othello performed in a way the author could never have imagined. and a young man named johnny football wil
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 2:00pm EDT
in new york, chicago and detroit have walked off the job
Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 3:00am EDT
because it puts your lives in danger. >> reporter: being a community activist in detroit is a duty. it's an obligation. it's something that you have to want to do. >> it's good to come back and rekindle the energy and spirit that i felt 50 years ago. the fact that dr. king is no longer here as well as others who stood with him gives me the challenge to pick up where they left off, to keep things going, bringing my granddaughters with me is passing that legacy to them so they will keep doing what i've done, what they've done, to keep america to be a better place. [♪ music ]
Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 6:00am EDT
washington was a photograph of a young girl, edith lee pane, now a community activist in detroit, only learned of the existence of the picture five years ago, and that's when a cousin recognized her in a catalog. this is her story, this her own words. >> i was 12 years old when that picture was taken of me on august 8th 1963. when my cousin called and told me that that picture was on a black history calendar, i didn't believe it. i couldn't imagine why a picture of me would be in a calendar with historic people. i junked stood there were injustices to people to people that looked like me, and it was hurtful for me 20 see that and know that, but i still had hope. >> i believed that what i do in my life today is largely cue to the august 28th march. it is just not right for people to suffer injustices. a community activist is somebody that goes oen the front lines to try to make the wrongs right, and make life better equality of life better for other people. >> the top wires are the higher vole age. you don't want vegetation on those. they are in violation. they must clear these lines be
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 4:00pm EDT
jobs in the plant located 20 miles south of detroit. this is the same plant that faced an uncertain future when the production hit a low. . >> we are outside of the mcdonald's here at the world famous intersection of hollywood and highland. these workers are among the more than 180. ♪ >> a tax victory for same-sex couples can now file joint federal tax returns. the ruling comes two months after the supreme court validated key provisions of the defense of marriage act. ross murray is the director of news glad, here to discuss the new federal benefit. >> this is a really significant move and step from the federal government, from the treasury department. it's one of those ways in which section three of doma is really becoming real and tangible part of lgbt lives. that's very important. >> a federal appeals court upheld prohibiting health practitioners of offering they are by for minors. counselors who support the practice or intrude on patients rights for their children. journal assist with the associated press revealed that police had been spying on several of the city mosques whic
Al Jazeera America
Aug 26, 2013 5:00am EDT
president and one man who has not turned his back on detroit and they see opportunity where others see a dying city and this is real money.
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 12:00pm EDT
starting to produce the car at its plant outside of detroit. >> it's really all about meeting demand. our plant in mexico is completely full. but demand for the all new fusion has been outstanding. it's a great knew product, and we need more. so we had a shift available here, and a flexible body shop was built to be able to build the fusion for the market, and now we can add capacity, get more sales and meet demand. >> the fusion has been a big success for ford. sales so far this year are up 13%. >>> freddie mac says the average fixed rate mortgage is down this week. last week it was at a two-year high. still mortgage rates are up more than a full percentage point since early may when a 30-year fixed average was 3.35%. still to come on al jazeera, there are no concerns in california as crews continue to battle the massive wildfire in yosemite. >>> and downpours in pennsylvania cause severe flooding. ♪ hi, my name is jonathan betz, and i'm from dallas, texas, and i'm an anchor forç] ♪ >>> welcome back. so a predator drone is the latest koolt helping to get a handle on the wildfir
Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 2:00am EDT
demolish abandoned homes in detroit. now thousands of vacant homes in the bankrupt city will be torn down in the next eight months. the governor said a lot of these empty builds attract crime and contribute 60% to fire. it will be the biggest elimination projects in michigan state history. >>> breaking news out of iraq where a series of bomb attacks has killed 16 police and medical sources. we'll bring you more on that shortly. that will do it for this edition of al jazeera news. please fill free to follow us at www.aljazeera.com, and we'll bring you the latest information on that breaking story. until then we'll see you at 4:00.
Al Jazeera America
Aug 25, 2013 8:00am EDT
about one man whose not turned his back on detroit and still sees opportunity where others see a dying city. i'm ali velshi and this is "real money."
Al Jazeera America
Aug 27, 2013 2:00am EDT
comes after that remains to be seen. >> and if we shoot rockets in to syria to detroit chemical weapons do we risk any unforeseen consequences? >> yes. i think the military options here are very, very complexion. complex and i think it's fair that the obama administration is taking its time as you could tell bisect kerry's speech. so far he has condemned the chemical weapons attack, but there has been no outline of what the u.s. response is going to be. and i imagine pentagon balloon he is are very business right now thinking of all the possibility options. >> thank you so much. live from san francisco. emergency crews say they are slowly making progress in their battle against one of the largest wild fires to ever hit california. the rim fire now covers more than 250 square miles and it's located right on the edge of yosemite national park and that's just a mile way from the reservoir that actually supplies most of the drinking water for san francisco. press prograpresident obama proo deliver whatever resources need to recover from the fires. the pledge came in a phone call from govern
Al Jazeera America
Aug 23, 2013 6:00pm EDT
. they received a thrashing by the detroit lions including an interception of tom brady. two buccaneer players have contracted the penicillin resistant staph mrsa. they both discovered the problem in their toes. the bucs have taken steps to sanitize their practice facilities in the wake of these incidents. if not treated properly mrsa can be life-threatening. >>> as he waits for clearance from his head coach, robert griffin iii continues to find himself in the headlines. first it was the public comments disagreeing with the approach that shanahan is taking for rg 3 knee surgery, then it's his clothes. he was fined $10,000 for wearing this t-shirt monday night. on game day players have to wear only league-approved gear when they hit the field. they are sponsored by nike but rg3 is sponsored by adidas. >> can't do it. >>> mayor bob filner has officiallyexual stephanie staten for us in san diego. thank you. rebecca stevenson is next with the check of the forecast, and at the top of the hour it is "real money with ali velshi." ç] >> meteorologist: hi there, i'm meteorologist rebecca steve
Al Jazeera America
Aug 22, 2013 6:00pm EDT
detroit, despite all of the city's problems. all of that and more next on "real money with ali velshi." my name is ranjani chakraborty, i'm from houston, texas, and i'm an associate producer >>> hello again and welcome back. well, we are looking at some very strong storms down in parts of florida this evening. i'm going to show you on our weather wall. come over here, take a look down towards parts of florida right now. and really the thunderstorms that popped up especially over the gulf of mexico. we are starting to get a little bit of break in certain areas, but as you can see on the weatherern coast they are really still there, so it will be a stormy evening for many people across the area. we're also getting those pop-up thunderstorms in parts of georgia as well. atlanta you do have some delays at the airport atlanta, about 86. birmingham, 84, that's a little bit lower than average for you this time of year, but not over towards the west in shreveport. and in parts of new england -- first of all let's take a look at your five-day forecast for atlanta, sunday 82, can't beat that. down t
Al Jazeera America
Aug 27, 2013 6:00pm EDT
. >>> the city of detroit is starting to undergo a major makeover. the governor announced a plan to demolish thousands of bankrupt homes. 60% of fires in the city are taking place in the dilapidated and unoccupied buildings. >> we'll have safer neighborhoods, and then long term, there's an opportunity to redevelop. >> it will be the biggest blight elimination project in michigan's history. today is the first day of school for students in new town, connecticut. students are attending class in a neighboring town. the proposal to tear down and rebuild a school awaits approval of the residents. >>> convicted fort hood nidal hasan has chosen not to take the stand in his sentencing trial. court is now in resource, closing arguments are expected on wednesday, and jurors will decide between death or prison. heidi joins us from fort hood, and heidi, major hasan chose not to take the stand. that couldn't have come as much as a surprise. >> at this point, tony, not surprising at all. this afternoon they were back in the courtroom trying to make a final plea to the judge to allow them to take t
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 8:00pm EDT
carolina, and detroit. workers say they want to earn $15 an hour, nearly double the current minimum wage. lois is the history professor at cornell university, and she joins us now from ihnica new york. can you hear me now. >> obviously we are having a little difficult with our life feed there. question will try to come back to them later. the justice department says it will not sue the state's of colorado and washington to block them from legalized recreational marijuana use. instead, the government outlines its priorities for enforcing the laws including keeping pot out of the hands of minors and keeping the drug cart tells out. this leaves many trying to figure out how to make money off this newly legal industry. in abatement room, he gives us a small whiff of the future of big weed. >> we won some awards for this, if you smell it you will get -- blueberry cheesecake. >> this is a 500 square feet growing room, but his company is permitted for nearly 20 times that. we help provide over 10,000 patients with the medicine they need. >> recreational pot industry, the future looks even
Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 7:00am EDT
bailed out the banks. a i.g. little bailed out and we bank resulted detroit and birmingham county. those are not priorities. >> what should the white house do. what would dr. king say to barack obama today? >> he would be delighted that we have in him, president obama, the crown jewel of our struggle. he that done an incredible job making the case for a better nation. on the other hand, president obama would be in the asks i say, in the johnson lincoln lane, dr. king in the douglas lane appealing to the president. i think they need president obama to deem with the lyndon johnson moment. he gave us solid analysis, and appropriation and legislation. we need now, 30% black unemployment, we need appropriation and legislation to close these tremendous gaps. >> reverend jackson, we go back many years, thanks for being with us this morning. >> thank you, sir. >> i hope you enjoy your day down on the mall. >> indeed. >> coverage continues today on aljazeera and aljazeera.com. we will have special coverage from the lincoln memorial at 2:00 eastern time. >> we turn now to the weather situation acr
MSNBC
Aug 8, 2013 11:00am PDT
that he's going to have the plan for detroit, maybe needing a conservative bailout plan. he's hitting across the board. i don't know if we can attribute it to the christie issue. >> let me play a little bit of the matthews report yesterday. >> i predict the hard right is going to take over the republican party in 2016 and the nomination is going to rand paul. you watch. this is what i do for a living. >> and michael steel was on "morning joe" and he said the conservatives will have to answer the question who is the true conservative in the crop of guys and gals, those are his words, when you're looking there. back to marco rubio. it seems some of the more conservative in the party quite honestly have this love caution, i won't say love hate, love caution regarding him. >> i think they have a real strong sense of love in terms of florida, in terms of the fact that he can bring them a huge hispanic and latino population which they struggled with last cycle. there's the issue of immigration reform which he's been very much out in front of. it's stalled past the senate gang of eight. he's
MSNBC
Aug 28, 2013 11:00am PDT
economic justice required political power. in the two months before the march when king spoke in detroit before a crowd of 150,000, he reminded them there in his version of the "i have a dream" speech in detroit that it was time for blacks to have access to housing and jobs. >> let me get you to pause one second as we watch the president and the first lady now desce descending the stairs. this will be followed by the star-spangled banner performance. you see the president there. his remarks are scheduled around 2:44 p.m. eastern time. it is now 2:12 eastern time. you hear the applause there. professor, again, chris made the point about the president needing to address some of these current issues. double-digit unemployment rate for african-americans and to equate it to what we experienced then and sadly the numbers that exist today. >> no, it's a great point. i mean, again, when barack obama was elected president, it was important for many african-americans to see him as a realization of that political power. for many, he realized that vision -- >> let me pause you as we listen to the na
MSNBC
Aug 29, 2013 11:00am PDT
country. chicago, detroit, l.a. the rallies are expected to be thee the biggest since last summer. they say they simply cannot survive on what they're being paid now. >> we work hard and we make a lot of money for these companies. mcdonald's and burger king are part of a $200 billion year industry. >>> nbc's katie tur is live in new york city. mcdonald's has released a statement, wendy's the same. the franchisees determine how much they pay employees. what are people saying there? >> they're saying basically that each of these stores can't afford to pay their employees more, they'll have to have layoffs and they'll have to raise prices. people hearsay that's absolutely not the case, these companies make a ton of money and they can afford to raise the minimum wage. they're asking to go from $7.25 an hour to $15 an hour. they're asking to be able to unionize without any fear of consequence. we had hundreds of people walk through here a while ago. now they're moving on to union square. this is the tip of the iceberg here. there are 60 cities having rallies across the country. workers say t
FOX News
Aug 10, 2013 1:00pm EDT
. >>> detroit may be the biggest u.s. city to ever declare bankruptcy. as it tries to fight its way back from a full-on collapse seems like the motor city's woes could have a major impact on other cities across the country. >> as we learn that 18 of the 19 embassies and consulate that were closed as a result of an al qaeda terror threat will reopen tomorrow, we will take a look at what motivated the change and what this means for an apparently ongoing threat. >> they had the capacity to go after our embassies. they have the capacity potentially to go after our businesses. they had the capacity to be destabilizing and disruptive in countries where the security apparatus are weak. i should definitely do laundry more often. yeah. by the time i do there's all these mystery stains. i mean is it coffee? could be gravy. yeah. so now i u tide boost with my tide. it's double powerful for when things get doubliffy. [ female announcer ] together, tide and tide boost double your power against stains that's my tide. first wait till summer. then get the cars ready. now add the dodge part. ♪ the
KRON
Aug 19, 2013 4:00am PDT
the s and p 500 lost five points. >> creditors face deadline in detroit bankruptcy case banks, bond insurers, employee pension systems and others who believe they are owed money by detroit are up against the clock to legally voice opposition to the largest municipal bankruptcy filing in u.s. history. a federal judge set monday as the eligibility objection deadline in the bankruptcy petition by detroit's state-appointed emergency manager kevin orr. it's one step in a process that could take months or years to complete if detroit is approved for bankruptcy protection. the city has until sept. 6 to file its responses. orr listed thousands of creditors, including individuals, in his july 18 bankruptcy petition. he's said detroit is insolvent and unable to pay some of its bills, including at least $18 billion in long-term debt. or stopped payment on $2.5 billion in debt in june. >> jpmorgan investigated for china hiring the u.s. government is looking into whether jpmorgan chase hired the children of chinese officials to help it boost its business in china, according to the new york times
FOX News
Aug 17, 2013 9:00am PDT
apple. the mayor says new could be the next detroit. coming up next, what he says could put the city on a path to bankruptcy. and her husband made the ultimate sacrifice. why the wife of an arizona firefighter killed in the line of duty is fighting for benefits. any last requests mr. baldwin? do you mind grabbing my phone and opening the capital one purchase eraser? i need to redeem some venture miles before my demise. okay. it's easy to erase any recent travel expense i want. just pick that flight right there. mmm hmmm. give it a few taps, and...it's taken care of. this is pretty easy, and i see it works on hotels too. you bet. now if you like that, press the red button on top. ♪ how did he not see that coming? what's in your wallet? ♪ the middle of this special moment and i need to run off to the bathroom. ♪ i'm fed up with always having to put my bladder's needs ahead of my daughter. ♪ so today, i'm finally talking to my doctor about overactive bladder symptoms. [ female announcer ] know that gotta go feeling? ask your doctor about prescription toviaz. one toviaz pill a da
ABC
Aug 2, 2013 1:40am PDT
. jhonny peralta, detroit tigers. a great job. another name you have to look out for. could impact the team. and then everth cabrera. another up and coming, all-star caliber player, another guy that could be on the list. several others on the list. what people need to remember, these are the big names that could impact pennant races now. >> let's talk how many game suspensions, what are you hearing? >> could be basically remainder of the regular season. they want to get these done. if any of the teams make the playoffs, major league baseball wants the guys eligible for the post season. or maybe the teams want them to be able to come back and play in the toast season. it's important that they try to get the suspensions handed down. ryan braun was 65 games. regular season. post season. nelson cruz, a guy they want to get back. jhonny peralta, they want to get him back. >> tell us about the teams that will be hurt right now. >> the rangers, if texas loses nelson cruz. the team's struggled since losing josh hamilton to free agency. the yankees -- any third baseman right now, for the yankee
CBS
Aug 29, 2013 6:30pm PDT
-food restaurants in 60 cities including new york, chicago and detroit, also went on strike today. >>> it is a costly consequence for the san francisco giants. >> what the feds said the team didn't do right for years come back to haunt them. >> i'm i'm meteorologist paul deanno reporting live from a sunny quiet treasure island. behind me, the new eastern span of the bay bridge. will the weather continue to cooperate for final construction of that bridge? that and your labor day weekend forecast coming up. ,,,, unbelievable. shhhhh! in our day, we didn't have u-verse high speed internet. yeah, our babysitter didn't have a million ways to serve mom up on a silver platter. we had to count sheep to fall asleep. and i always worried that i was creating an overcrowded sheep farm. in my head... never looked like that farmer took proper care of those sheep. too much? a little. [ male announcer ] connect all your wi-fi-enabled devices with u-verse high speed internet. the san francisco giants dos in back wages and damages. that's after the feds founde >>> the san francisco giants just paid
NBC
Aug 10, 2013 5:30pm PDT
very first preseason game seeking a spot on the detroit lions roster. >> do you know who he is? >> no. >> no. >> internet afficionados may know him by his other name, kicklicious. >> i know kicklicious. >> he put out this homemade video putting his soccer skills to the pigskin. how to describe it? jaw dropping. it has already been viewed 4.5 million times, not bad for a guy who never touched a football in his life. >> i went online and ordered a football from the states and two weeks after it, i got it. >> turns out a few nfl teams saw it too and the lions invited him to camp. >> the first time he was out here, he punted one ball and got it on his second time which was pretty funny. >> what's your family and friends think back home? >> what are you doing? it's kind of surveil for them too. >> he does his talking with his foot and fans are listening. >> he will be a good kicker. >> a couple of good ones over there. >> you know where norway is? >> no. >>. >> everyone has a learning curve. >> this all happened in a year? >> yeah. >> what a year. >> it has been good, yeah. >> shoul
PBS
Aug 3, 2013 4:00pm PDT
start up for recovery. detroit becomes the largest city in the country to file for bankruptcy in u.s. history. this after a steady drop in population and decline in tax base for the past several decades. now the city is sitting on $18.5 billion in debt. >> one of the things that i want to say to our citizens is that as tough as this is, i really didn't want to go in this direction, but now that we are here, we have to make the best of it. >> detroit's murder rate is also at a 40-year high, and the population is at a low of 700,000. pope francis makes his first trip overseas since becoming pontiff, presiding over world youth day in rio de janeiro, bringing in millions of young catholics from around the world to attend the event that happens every two years. the pope, who has spoken often of concerns for the poor, will tour a shanty neighborhood and speak to business and political leaders. for "teen kids news," i'm laura ingle, "fox news channel in the classroom." >> imagine trying to find your way in a new country when both the language and the customs are strange. alexa reports on ho
CSPAN
Jul 31, 2013 11:00pm EDT
. >> a once great city, detroit, lies in ruins. 50,000-barrel dogs from the city , abandoned houses ledger the landscape. it is a bleak and for large future that awaits detroit. creditors clamor for nearly $20 billion in debt. city employees wonder if there will be paid. there is not enough money to even replace the street lights and the trick. god forbid a major fire break out. at some level i think the president does care about detroit, but today all i can see is the billions of dollars, the billions of american tax dollars that he chooses to send overseas i see that shiny new technology, america's best going to harm people who are indifferent to us and at worst take us. the president sends billions of dollars to egypt in the form of advanced fighter planes and tanks. meanwhile, detroit's crumbles. chicago is a war zone. more people die in chicago this year than in afghanistan. if the president insists on building a $34 million board in afghanistan, hillary clinton insists on spending $80 million on a consulate in afghanistan that will never be used. as detroit decays, chicago is
KRON
Aug 19, 2013 6:00am PDT
who believe they are owed money by detroit, are up against the clock to legally voice opposition to the largest bankruptcy filing in u-s history. a federal judge set today august 19th, as the eligibility objection deadline in the bankruptcy petition by detroit's state-appointed emergency manager kevin orr. it's one step in a process that could take months or years to complete if detroit is approved for bankruptcy protection. the city has until september sixth to file its responses. washington already has the nation's highest state minimum wage at $9.19 an hour. now, there's a push in seattle, at least, to make it $15. so far, the city council and mayoral candidates have said they'd consider it in the famously liberal city. but not anytime soon according to one official. supporters say the move would be good for the economy, by putting more money in the hands of regular consumers. but some businesses advocates say a higher minimum wage will make it harder for companies to survive. could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. mmmhmmm...everybody knows that. well, did you k
FOX News
Aug 4, 2013 1:00pm PDT
mention being good for the communities that is the plants that depend on carmakers, detroit. what does it mean to detroit? >> this is tough, tough, tough for detroit. the manufacturing jobs in detroit have disappeared. back in the 50's 300,000 manufacturing jobs. last year, 27,000 jobs. those jobs have dispersed all over the united states and some are replaced by computers. the jobs are not coming back. detroit used to have a population of 1.85 million people. now they barely hit 700,000. this is a city that has been in decline for 60 years. tough times. >> heather: will the trend continue in 2014? for car sals, in general. >> guest: car sales can remain a recovery story because of pent up demand and the very old cars on the road. i don't thing we will suddenly see 25 million cars being sold. >> heather: not good news know detroit. 300,000 manufacturing jobs and down to 27,000. we appreciate you joining us. do you remember your first car in mine was a 64corvair. >> gregg: i had a mercury colony park used. it was wasn't a model t. >> the fight for the soul of the republican party with new
CBS
Aug 27, 2013 4:00am PDT
gets down and dirty against detroit. cheese best of. that moment you enjoy it at home. then you'll love lactose-free lactaid® it's 100% real milk that's easy to digest so you can fully enjoy the dairy you love. lactaid®. for 25 years, easy to digest. easy to love. it can only be called black silk. from folgers. a taste you can enjoy fresh brewed one cup at a time or on the go. black silk from folgers. >>> here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. new york, morning fog today. miami, thunderstorms. it's a hot one in chicago. 92 the high. 98 the high in dallas. los angeles, 85. time now for a check of the national forecast. a dome of heat continues to bake the midwest. temperatures will run 10 to 20 degrees above normal. it will be dry across most of the northeast and south. scattered showers and thunderstorms are likely across florida and texas. and also parts of the southwest and rockies. >>> in sports, the st. louis cards are now in sole possession of first place in the national league central division, and they pulled out the big bats against cincinnat
ABC
Aug 29, 2013 1:05am PDT
believe that, and brandon moss is taking flight in detroit as the past's have spent month desperately searching for offense. they found a whole bunch tonight in detroit. great to see the maui boy back and productive. his first r.b.i since rejoining them last week. a's with a 2-0 lead in the second inning. but the flood gates really open. it is courtesey of brandon moss with four of the a's 21 hits. it tied a season high. moss' 23rd homer of the year. high, deep and aloha means goodbye. it is six r.b.i's for moss. 14-1 and brett anderson returns after missing two months with a stress fracture. he went three innings and gave up three runs. he records the final out. a's stay two and a halfback because the rangers also won. the giants and rockies, 1-1 in the 6th. rosario knocks bumgarner fromoc. rockies built a 5-1 lead. he took a no hitter into the seventh. hunter pence and he will get nothing and leak it. he will break up the no-no after six and two-thirds. that's the deepest he has taken a no hitter. the joints would rally late, but ultimately fall 5-4 in denver. fresh off a four gold
NBC
Aug 10, 2013 6:30pm EDT
played in his very first preseason game seeking a spot on the detroit lions roster. >> do you know who havard rugland is. >>? rugland? no. >> reporter: aficionados may know him by his other name. kickalicious. >> i know kick aleeshs. he's the kicker. >> reporter: rugland put out this homemade video. how to describe it? jaw dropping. it's already been viewed more than 4.5 million times. not bad for a guy who's never touched a football in his life. >> when i was 9, a football, and two weeks after, i got it. >> reporter: turns out a few nfl teams saw kickalicious, too, and the lions invited him to camp. >> the first time he was out here, you know, he was doing, one ball, get the other in. got it on the second time. which was pretty funny. >> reporter: what are your family and friend saying back home? are they saying, what are you doing? >> they're saying, for what? but surreal for them, too. >> reporter: the good thing is rugland does his talking with his foot, and fans are listening. >> he kicked a couple good ones. >> reporter: do you know where norway is? >> no. >> reporter: okay.
CBS
Aug 8, 2013 11:00pm EDT
american league is chasing the red hot detroit tigers. a double to the gap part of a 10-3 tigers win. 12 wins in a row. detroit with the best record in the american league. opening round in the pga championship, golf's final major of the year, tiger woods shooting for u.s. first major title in five years. tiger is six shots off the lead and one of the leaders is gym fuhrer. five under par, 65 for fuhrer. more on the ravens tomorrow, hoping everybody was healthy hoping everybody was healthy after hundreds of miles for hiking...or biking. endless rivers and streams ready to take your breath away. and more than enough wineries to please every pallet. we're ready to make your new york state vacation perfect. there's never been a better time to vacation in new york state. plan your vacation at iloveny.com it gets more and more entertaining every day. and once you've got verizon fios, that's when you get it -- how 100% fiber optics takes your entertainment to ridiculous levels. i was streaming videos, movies, music. once i realized how fast it was, that's when i got it. [ male announcer ] want
KRON
Aug 19, 2013 7:00am PDT
, employee pension systems and others who believe they are owed money by detroit, are up against the clock to legally voice opposition to the largest bankruptcy filing in u-s history. a federal judge set today august 19th, as the eligibility objection deadline in the bankruptcy petition by detroit's state- appointed emergency manager kevin orr. it's one step in a process that could take months or years to complete if detroit is approved for bankruptcy protection. the city has until september sixth to file its responses. >> washington already has the nation's highest state minimum wage at $9.19 an hour. now, there's a push in seattle, at least, to make it $15. so far, the city council and mayoral candidates have said they'd consider it in the famously liberal city. but not anytime soon according to one official. supporters say the move would be good for the economy, by putting more money in the hands of but some businesses advocates say a higher minimum wage will make it harder for companies to survive. >> we will take a break. here is a live look outside at the golden gate bridge. >> welco
ABC
Aug 2, 2013 4:30am PDT
of that will set coming up. >> it is moving quickly in detroit's bankruptcy case. a judge is holding a hearing to set an aggressive timeframe for hearings and deadlines. a key issue is whether the city is eligible for qualify for bankruptcy protection. the judge said any objections have to be filed by two weeks from monday with a hearing on the issue in october. detroit's troubles are because of corruption, financial mismanagement, the auto industry collapse, and the dramatically shrunking tax base as people move out. the city has long term debt of $18 billion. >> a southern california woman is recovering this morning after a frightening shark attack in hawaii. retired schoolteacher was snorkeling on maui on wednesday and 30' from shore in water only 10' deep when she was bit. >> i didn't see it coming or see it going. the doctor in the e.r. things according to the bites and where they are it was probably 25' shark. that was his guess. >> she ran to the beach screaming for help and she has bite marks on her back and bruises across her stomach and is expected to recover i. >> you have
ABC
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
desperately searching for offense. they found a whole bunch tonight in detroit. great to see the maui boy back and productive. his first r.b.i since rejoining them last week. a's with a 2-0 lead in the second inning. but the flood gates really open. it is courtesey of brandon moss with four of the a's 21 hits. it tied a season high. moss' 23rd homer of the year. high, deep and aloha means goodbye. it is six r.b.i's for moss. 14-1 and brett anderson returns after missing two months with a stress fracture. he went three innings and gave up three runs. he records the final out. a's stay two and a halfback because the rangers also won. the giants and rockies, 1-1 in the 6th. rosario knocks bumgarner from the game with a single here. rockies built a 5-1 lead. he took a no hitter into the seventh. hunter pence and he will get nothing and leak it. he will break up the no-no after six and two-thirds. that's the deepest he has taken a no hitter. the joints would rally late, but ultimately fall 5-4 in denver. fresh off a four gold medals in the olympics and five more in the recent championships mis
PBS
Aug 19, 2013 4:00pm PDT
-- like detroit, but in california, a home of computing. was built to test a computerized system. allt feels different, but of the information you have any normal car translates very well. but the computer drives the car. >> it is technically applying all of my commands. vein is occurring with the drive motor. interactive motor. a computer tells the drive motor when to accelerate. we packed this vehicle full of a lot of capability. >> at the heart of it is a computer. >> yes. >> and that is the kind of thing we will have in the future, the idea that you have a steering wheel in your hand, but the computer doing all the work. >> and what is great about it is that a computer can respond more quickly than a human driver ever could. >> the university has also developed cars that can do without a driver altogether. the head of research at stanford thinks that there are things that computers can simply do better. >> really good at understanding the situation. we are not believe that good at controlling the vehicle. of this, wete much can actually come up with a smoother traffic flow and less
NBC
Aug 5, 2013 5:30pm PDT
peralta of the detroit tigers and nelson cruz of the texas rangers. both all-stars were considered key players in their team's drive for the playoffs and world series this fall. last month former national league mvp ryan braun of milwaukee was suspended a season-ending 65 games. to sooth brewers fans they're getting $10 vouchers to those who show up this month, good for anything at the park. still, there's plenty of disappointment to go around. >> these players are cheating the game and they're cheating the other players that are trying to do it honestly. >> it's very unfortunate and it's negative and it's a wrong message we're sending to our kids. >> reporter: even down to the little leaguers dreaming big. >> even if like your trainer said or something, just here try it out, just don't do it. >> i'd rather be bad without drugs than good with drugs. >> reporter: now a-rod says he knows his appeal will be a distraction, but he says for the sake of the game he hopes the focus for the fans are on what he calls these great baseball stories as the pennant races begin to heat up. brian? >> t
NBC
Aug 18, 2013 5:30pm PDT
bigger than the city of philadelphia, detroit or denver. more than 1,000 firefighters are attacking the blaze, but for now, losing the battle. conditions are grueling, teams are fatigued. days are long. this hotshot crew from salt lake city has been on the front lines for 16 hours. their work here is backbreaking. their packs are full of gear, weighing over 40 pounds. the beaver creek fire may be the most dangerous blaze in the country, but it's not the only inferno threatening homes. from california to colorado, 34 major wildfires are scorching the west, the region a tinderbox, a perfect recipe for fire. >> three things affect how a wildfire burns, weather, the topography and the fuels. so, in this case, all the factors are against us. >> reporter: tonight in idaho, against the odds, firefighters battle an unrelenting blaze, one that shows little sign of slowing down. as this fire chews through forest land, crews are making progress, the blaze is 9% contained and despite the massive size of this fire, lester, only one home has been destroyed. >> miguel almaguer tonight. thank you. >>>
FOX
Aug 27, 2013 6:00pm PDT
detroit, you never know cause those guys are good. >> yeah. >> tigers know what's happening, but the last couple nights, you figure the a's were due to start hitting the ball, and they have facing one of the best in the business. on a rainy night you do what you can to protect your head. those kiddest doing the cub scout thing. be prepare. but justin verlander, yesterday l -- jed lwry. two runs scored. brandon moss in the fifth with a man on. that is a shot to left center as -- his 22nd home run. look at that kid. wow. yeah, that was a good shot. seth smith also homered. a.j. jenkins barely hit the field in the nfl. this time around they have named eric reed a starter. he, of course, their number one pick out of lsu. he will be the man at free safety take tennessee spot vacated by goldsteen who left in the free agent market. reed has distinguish himself from the get go and the 94ers think they have a find in this guy on their already loaded defense. >> i feel like a professional football player. the first day i got here it was a lot faster than college. the defense was a little bit t
NBC
Aug 24, 2013 5:30pm PDT
desk. >> reporter: when ralph mandarino goes to the grosse point public library outside of detroit it's not always for a book. >> i have a tool that's on reserve. >> reporter: that's right. tool, a tree trimmer. he says it's a better tool than owning one. if i bought that how often would you use it. >> that's the point. you'd only use it maybe once a year. >> reporter: here at the grosse point library there are 285 tools to borrow, everything from "a" on adjustable wrench to "x" an xacto knife. they're still looking for "y" and "z." libraries aren't just for books anymore. dvds are common on library shelves but the skokie, illinois, library, has things to make digital videos, flip cams, laptops and small video cameras. >> so i can put it on my head. >> reporter: that you can wear. >> we have people using a go pro camera for extreme stuff. >> reporter: librarians say it's all about meeting the needs of their communities in a world that's shifting from the printed world to digital content. in ann arbor, michigan, it means offering things that can't be downloaded, like telescopes and
CBS
Aug 21, 2013 12:00pm EDT
. where'd you get these? i thought you'd like it. well, i do like it. a lot. detroit to texas ♪ texas to l.a. ♪ who brings it to you? ♪ who? ♪ who's your rock off? ♪ footprint to the bayou ♪ across the southern plains ♪ ♪ who brings it to you? ♪ who? ♪ who's your rock off hey, i didn't know you smoked. yeah. once in a while. [retching] hey, want another one? all right. you made your point. what if i helped you get to murphy and the money? then would you make me your partner? no. why not? because you bring nothin' to the table, ok? well, where's your car now, mr. smartypants? murphy's drivin' it, mr. i-blow-chunks- when-i-smoke. exactly. he's driving your stolen car. yeah, murphy's driving my stolen-- yeah. coupe de ville. license plate 3-k-m-t-g. [police sirens blare] policeman over loudspeaker: step out of the car. now. ok. thanks a lot. shut the ignition off and step out of the vehicle, please. murphy: cheerleaders. holding tank officer: come on, stud. cheerleaders. so, what are you in for? jaywalkin' or a visitor's pass? nothin' that romantic. grand thef
FOX News
Aug 10, 2013 11:30pm EDT
. usually to your cat cave. what do you think about all this? whe >> where should he be going? detroit? the fact that he has to be president is punishment for that. people ask like the president is get age way from it all. he's got the i'm out of office auto reply and he shuts off his phone and he's just kicking back drinking a beer. . i'm willing to bet a president on vacation probably works more hours than most people work -- >> i hope not. >> now i don't want him to go on vacation. >> some people have said he could have gone to camp david and it would have cost the tax pair a lot less. >> others have said who cares. >> some voice concern over both. >> for the martha's vineyard house. >> doesn't he stay with friends? but he stays with friends. i've got to go, by the way. we've got to take a break. more stuff when we come back. the joy of hate, amazon.com, autographed copy, best book of the year says my mother. ♪ lookin' good, flo! feelin' good! feelin' real good! [ engine revs ] boat protection people love. now, that's progressive. call or click today. >>> msnbc is for grad student
ABC
Aug 29, 2013 4:30am PDT
bridge or up from the south, everyone is detroit around that sector -- 60 or 61. saratoga is 65. walnut creek is 62. american canyon is 60. 60 at petaluma. the camera in downtown san francisco shows the clouds lingering. the warmest day is tomorrow. cloud cover is extensive through 7:00 and through 11:00 the east bay and the south bay are clearing up with clouds lingering around the bay and marin county. to 1:00 o'clock or 2:00, you are cleared and we will see a few holes in the cloud cover throughout the day moving across from northbound to southbound at our beaches. today, upper 70's to low 80's and los gatos and gilroy, they are in the mid-to-upper 80's and a little bit warmer at 76 in san mateo to 80 in redwood city and 72 at millbrae and mid-to-upper 60's along the coast and pacifica and daly city at 64 and near 70 downtown and south san francisco and sausalito at 72 and the beaches in the mid-60's and valleys in the low-to-mid 80's along the east bay shore we go from 72 at berkeley and oakland is 74 and castro valley is 80 and the east bay valley we have mid-to-upper 80's and clos
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 197 (some duplicates have been removed)